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Sale Of Portland’s Oldest Studio Co-Op Displaces Dozens Of Artists

OPB | June 26, 2016

For nearly 40 years, artists have worked out of the historic Troy Laundry Building. Now the building has a new owner, and most of those artists are searching for new homes.

English Pea And White Bean Salad Kicks Spring Into High Gear

OPB | May 27, 2016

Savor this easy, flavorful English Pea And White Bean Salad With Spring Herb Chimichurri from the new "Portland Farmers Market Cookbook."

Listen Now: A Political Playlist For The Oregon Primary

OPB | May 17, 2016

Here's a playlist of some of the great politically tinged tunes that have hit airwaves and beyond during previous election cycles, which, believe it or not, might still be relevant to this one.

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Playwright Karen ZacarĂ­as Goes Into The Beautiful North

OPB | May 7, 2016 6 a.m. | Portland

Zacarías's adaptation of Luís Alberto Urrea's novel is onstage at Milagro Theatre.

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Hats Off To Kentucky Derby Drinks ... With A Northwest Twist

OPB | May 3, 2016 1:15 p.m.

Assemble these icy-fresh, Northwest flavor-laced drinks, settle your wide-brimmed Southern-belle hats and celebrate the Kentucky Derby!

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What Are You Looking At? Holly Andres: The Fallen Fawn

OPB | April 30, 2016 10:48 a.m. | Portland

Tricia Hoffman of Newspace Center for Photography reviews Andres' show of luscious, evocative images.

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New Mountain Bike Trail Opens At Silver Falls State Park

Statesman Journal | April 29, 2016 12:30 p.m.

The 4.5-mile route officially opens Sunday, May 1, with a celebration of an idea conceived by Powell but created through communal effort.

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An International Architecture Firm Wants To Reshape Portland

OPB | April 27, 2016 2:32 p.m.

The firm behind the 9/11 Memorial and the new SF MOMA turns its eyes on Portland's waterfront in two projects.

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Drag Through The Back Door With Wigs The Size Of Texas

OPB | April 23, 2016 10:21 a.m.

Northwest drag queens Kaj-Anne Pepper and Cherdonna Shinatra boldly go where no queen has gone before.

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PICA Finds A Permanent Home, After Years Of Roaming

OPB | April 21, 2016 5:01 p.m. | Portland

The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art will kick off the Time-Based Arts Festival in a new 16,000-square-foot, rent-free compound in NE Portland. Exclusive drone video.

NW Life | Cooking

Bubbie Ida's Matzo Ball Soup For Passover

OPB | April 20, 2016 12:28 p.m. | Portland

Portland resident Laurie Fendel helps us celebrate the start of Passover with her Bubbie Ida's recipe for matzo ball soup.

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6 Things To Know About Portland-Filmed Thriller 'Green Room'

OPB | April 12, 2016 11:15 a.m. | Portland

Starring Patrick Stewart and directed by Jeremy Saulnier, "Green Room" follows a punk band taken captive by a group of neo-Nazis. The star-studded local premiere included the cast and Elijah Wood.

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Happy Birthday, Beverly Cleary

OPB | April 12, 2016 9:54 a.m.

Today, Oregon author Beverly Cleary turns 100! Just before her birthday, Cleary sat down with OPB to film the first ever documentary of her life “Discovering Beverly Cleary.”

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